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Mystery of Mystery: A Primer of Thelemic Ecclesiastical Gnosticism (Red Flame #2)

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This book deals exclusively with the central ritual of the Ordo Templi Orientis: Liber XV The Gnostic Mass. This public ceremony was written by Aleister Crowley in an effort to fulfill the religious needs of mankind. Crowley's motto of "The Method of Science, the Aim of Religion" is aptly portrayed both within the ritual itself and by the exhaustive study. Written by two o ...more
Paperback, 1st Edition, 240 pages
Published by Red Flame (first published 1995)
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Crystal
Apr 10, 2014 Crystal rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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A thorough explaination of the Gnostic Mass, including a semi-brief description of all of the saints. While the Ritual itself is beautiful, there is obviously much left out in terms of 'staging'. This book goes in depth and is exceedingly helpful.
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Dec 11, 2015 Frater Sothis rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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I'm so glad I bought this when I had the chance all those years ago. Absolutely brilliant for any EGC work.
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excited to delve into an analysis of one of the most sublimely constructed rituals, to better learn how to serve my thelemic community.

"I come in the Power of the Light. I come in the Light of Wisdom. I come in the Mercy of the Light. The Light hath Healing in its Wings."
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Aug 01, 2009 Chris Feldman rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Must-have for anyone interested in the Ecclesia Gnostica Catholica.
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National Grand Master General of Ordo Templi Orientis U.S.A., Primate and Presiding Bishop of Ecclesia Gnostica Catholica within the U.S.A. Sometimes published using pseudonym Tau Apiryon (his ecclesiastical name as a bishop of Ecclesia Gnostica Catholica).
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Other Books in the Series

Red Flame (1 - 10 of 13 books)
  • The Poetry Of Grady Louis McMurtry (Red Flame, Vol. 1)
  • Friends & Acquaintances of Aleister Crowley (Red Flame, Vol. 3)
  • The Aleister Crowley Desk Reference (Red Flame, Vol. 4)
  • Yi King: A Beastly Book of Changes (Red Flame, Vol. 5)
  • The Foolish Issue (Red Flame, Vol. 6)
  • The Magickal Essence of Aleister Crowley (Red Flame, Vol. 7)
  • Liber AL vel Legis (The Book of the Law) (Red Flame, Vol. 8)
  • Aleister Crowley in the Public's Eye (Red Flame, Vol. 9)
  • Jane Wolfe: Her Life With Aleister Crowley, Part 1 (Red Flame, Vol. 10)
  • Jane Wolfe: Her Life With Aleister Crowley, Part 2 (Red Flame, Vol. 11)

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